Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request, 36658-36659 [2010-15636]

Download as PDF 36658 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 123 / Monday, June 28, 2010 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology; HIT Policy Committee’s Workgroup Meetings; Notice of Meetings jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, HHS. ACTION: Notice of meetings. This notice announces forthcoming subcommittee meetings of a Federal advisory committee of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC). The meetings will be open to the public via dial-in access only. Name of Committees: HIT Policy Committee’s Workgroups: Meaningful Use, Privacy & Security Tiger Team, Enrollment, Adoption/Certification, and Nationwide Health Information Infrastructure (NHIN) workgroups. General Function of the Committee: To provide recommendations to the National Coordinator on a policy framework for the development and adoption of a nationwide health information technology infrastructure that permits the electronic exchange and use of health information as is consistent with the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan and that includes recommendations on the areas in which standards, implementation specifications, and certification criteria are needed. Date and Time: The HIT Policy Committee Workgroups will hold the following public meetings during July 2010: July 2nd Enrollment Workgroup, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m./ET; July 6th, Privacy & Security Tiger Team, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m./ET; July 8th Certification/Adoption Workgroup, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m./ET; July 9th Privacy & Security Tiger Team, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m./ET; July 13th Privacy & Security Tiger Team, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m./ ET; July 14th NHIN Workgroup, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m./ET; July 15th Enrollment Workgroup, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m./ET; July 16th Privacy & Security Tiger Team, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m./ET; July 19th Enrollment Workgroup, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m./ET; July 23rd Privacy & Security Tiger Team, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m./ET; July 27th Privacy & Security Tiger Team, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m./ ET; July 29th Meaningful Use Workgroup, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m./ET; and VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:02 Jun 25, 2010 Jkt 220001 July 30th Enrollment Workgroup, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m./ET. Location: All workgroup meetings will be available via webcast; for instructions on how to listen via telephone or Web visit http:// healthit.hhs.gov. Please check the ONC Web site for additional information as it becomes available. Contact Person: Judy Sparrow, Office of the National Coordinator, HHS, 330 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20201, 202–205–4528, Fax: 202–690–6079, email: judy.sparrow@hhs.gov. Please call the contact person for up-to-date information on these meetings. A notice in the Federal Register about last minute modifications that affect a previously announced advisory committee meeting cannot always be published quickly enough to provide timely notice. Agenda: The workgroups will be discussing issues related to their specific subject matter, e.g., meaningful use, the NHIN, privacy and security, enrollment, or adoption/certification. If background materials are associated with the workgroup meetings, they will be posted on ONC’s Web site prior to the meeting at http://healthit.hhs.gov. Procedure: Interested persons may present data, information, or views, orally or in writing, on issues pending before the workgroups. Written submissions may be made to the contact person on or before two days prior to the workgroups’ meeting date. Oral comments from the public will be scheduled at the conclusion of each workgroup meeting. Time allotted for each presentation will be limited to three minutes. If the number of speakers requesting to comment is greater than can be reasonably accommodated during the scheduled open public session, ONC will take written comments after the meeting until close of business on that day. If you require special accommodations due to a disability, please contact Judy Sparrow at least seven (7) days in advance of the meeting. ONC is committed to the orderly conduct of its advisory committee meetings. Please visit our Web site at http://healthit.hhs.gov for procedures on public conduct during advisory committee meetings. PO 00000 Frm 00030 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice of this meeting is given under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463, 5 U.S.C., App. 2). Dated: June 21, 2010. Judith Sparrow, Office of Programs and Coordination, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology. [FR Doc. 2010–15567 Filed 6–25–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4150–45–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Projects: Title: National Medical Support Notice—NPRM. OMB No.: 0970–0222. Description: The information collected by State IV–D Child Support Enforcement agencies is used to complete the National Medical Support Notice NMSN), which is sent to employers of employee/obligors and used as a means of enforcing the healthcare coverage provision in a child support order. Primarily, the information the State Child Support enforcement agencies use to complete the NMSN is information regarding appropriate persons, which is necessary for the enrollment of the child in employment-related health care coverage, such as the employee/obligors name, address, and Social Security Number; the employers name and address; the name and address of the alternate recipient (child); and the custodial parents name and address. The employer forwards the second part of the NMSN to the group health plan administrator, which contains the same individual identifying information. The plan administrator requires this information to determine whether to enroll the alternate recipient in the group health plan. If necessary, the employer also initiates withholding from the employees wages for the purpose of paying premiums to the group health plan for enrollment of the child. Respondents: State and Territory agencies administering the child Support Enforcement program. E:\FR\FM\28JNN1.SGM 28JNN1 36659 Federal Register / Vol. 75, No. 123 / Monday, June 28, 2010 / Notices ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES National Medical Support Notice ..................................................................... Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 897,574.50. In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L’Enfant Promenade, SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified by the title of the information collection. The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted within 60 days of this publication. Dated: June 23, 2010. Robert Sargis, Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. 2010–15636 Filed 6–25–10; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4184–01–P 54 97,775 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institutes of Health Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Brain Power! The NIDA Junior Scientist Program and the Companion Program, Brain Power! Challenge SUMMARY: In compliance with the requirement of Section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, for the opportunity for public comment on proposed data collection projects, the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will publish periodic summaries of proposed projects to be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and approval. Proposed Collection: Title: Brain Power! The NIDA Junior Scientist Program, for grades K–5, and the companion program for Middle School, the Brain Power! Challenge. Type of Information Collection Request: NEW. Need and Use of Information Collection: This is a request for clearance to evaluate the effectiveness of the Brain Power! Program’s ability to: • Increase students’ knowledge about the biology of the brain and the neurobiology of drug addiction; • Increase positive attitudes toward science, careers in science, and science as an enjoyable endeavor, and stimulating interest in scientific careers; and • Promote more balanced perceptions and attitudes of scientists as being of many races, ages, and genders The secondary goal is to determine the influence or change of attitudes toward Number of respondents Types of respondents jlentini on DSKJ8SOYB1PROD with NOTICES Number of responses per respondent Number of respondents Instrument Average burden hours per response 0.17 Total burden hours 897,574.50 and intentions about drug use. The findings will provide valuable information concerning the goals of NIDA’s Science Education Program of increasing scientific literacy and stimulating interest in scientific careers. In order to test the effectiveness of the evaluation, information will be collected from students before and after exposure to the curriculum with preand post-test self-report measures. Surveys also will be administered to teachers after the completion of the program to examine ease and fidelity of implementation, as well as impact in knowledge and understanding of the neurobiology of addiction. Surveys will be administered to parents to obtain parental reaction and opinion on the materials and the degree to which parents find the curriculum informative and appropriate. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Affected Public: Middle school students, teachers, and parents. Type of Respondents: Students, Teachers, and Parents. The reporting burden is as follows: Estimated Number of Respondents: 1,260. Estimated Number of Responses per Respondent: Students: 2, Parents and Teachers: 1. Average Burden Hours per Response: Students: .5, Parents: .25 and Teachers: .5. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours Requested: 892.5. There are no Capital Costs to report. There are no Operating or Maintenance Costs to report. The estimated annualized burden is summarized below. Frequency of response Average time per response Annual hour burden Students (K–grade 5) ...................................................................................... Students (grades 6–9) ..................................................................................... Parents (survey) (K–grade 5) .......................................................................... Parents (survey) (grades 6–9) ......................................................................... Parents (postcard) (K–grade 5) ....................................................................... Parents (postcard) (grades 6–9) ...................................................................... Teachers (evaluation) ...................................................................................... Teachers (online survey) ................................................................................. 375 375 25 25 200 200 30 30 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 .5 .5 .25 .25 .25 .25 .5 .5 375 375 6.25 6.25 50 50 15 15 Total .......................................................................................................... 1,260 ........................ ........................ 892.50 VerDate Mar<15>2010 21:02 Jun 25, 2010 Jkt 220001 PO 00000 Frm 00031 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\28JNN1.SGM 28JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 123 (Monday, June 28, 2010)]
[Notices]
[Pages 36658-36659]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-15636]


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DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Administration for Children and Families


Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request

    Proposed Projects:
    Title: National Medical Support Notice--NPRM.
    OMB No.: 0970-0222.
    Description: The information collected by State IV-D Child Support 
Enforcement agencies is used to complete the National Medical Support 
Notice NMSN), which is sent to employers of employee/obligors and used 
as a means of enforcing the healthcare coverage provision in a child 
support order. Primarily, the information the State Child Support 
enforcement agencies use to complete the NMSN is information regarding 
appropriate persons, which is necessary for the enrollment of the child 
in employment-related health care coverage, such as the employee/
obligors name, address, and Social Security Number; the employers name 
and address; the name and address of the alternate recipient (child); 
and the custodial parents name and address. The employer forwards the 
second part of the NMSN to the group health plan administrator, which 
contains the same individual identifying information. The plan 
administrator requires this information to determine whether to enroll 
the alternate recipient in the group health plan. If necessary, the 
employer also initiates withholding from the employees wages for the 
purpose of paying premiums to the group health plan for enrollment of 
the child.
    Respondents: State and Territory agencies administering the child 
Support Enforcement program.

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                                             Annual Burden Estimates
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                                                                     Number of    Average burden
                   Instrument                        Number of     responses per     hours per     Total burden
                                                    respondents     respondent       response          hours
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National Medical Support Notice.................              54          97,775            0.17      897,574.50
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    Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 897,574.50.
    In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and 
Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the 
information collection described above. Copies of the proposed 
collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded 
by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of 
Administration, Office of Information Services, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, 
SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. E-mail 
address: infocollection@acf.hhs.gov. All requests should be identified 
by the title of the information collection.
    The Department specifically requests comments on: (a) Whether the 
proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper 
performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the 
information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the 
agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of 
information; (c) the quality, utility, and clarity of the information 
to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection 
of information on respondents, including through the use of automated 
collection techniques or other forms of information technology. 
Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted 
within 60 days of this publication.

    Dated: June 23, 2010.
Robert Sargis,
Reports Clearance Officer.
[FR Doc. 2010-15636 Filed 6-25-10; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4184-01-P